intercept intercept  /ˌɪn tər ˈsɛpt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the point at which a line intersects a coordinate axis
  2. (v) seize on its way
  3. (v) tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information

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  1. Boeing announced this weekend a successful intercept of a ballistic missile in space of its mission representative exo-atmospheric kill vehicle.
  2. Boeing announced this weekend a successful intercept of a ballistic missile in space of its mission representative exo-atmospheric kill vehicle.
  3. It is an intercept problem that has to happen with great accuracy, great power and great velocity.

News

  1. Intercept Pharma Prices Public Offering Of 1.73 Mln Shares At $33.01/share

    Intercept Pharma Prices Public Offering Of 1.73 Mln Shares At $33.01/share
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Intercept Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

    NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.  (NASDAQ: ICPT), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel bile acid therapeutics ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Intercept Pharmaceuticals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

    NEW YORK, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICPT), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of novel bile acid therapeutics ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "We have an intercept from this morning in which he congratulated his people for carrying out this act," Brig. Javed Iqbal Cheema, a spokesman for the Interior Ministry, said in a briefing to reporters.
    on Dec 28, 2007 By: Javed Iqbal Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, in an Associated Press interview in New York, said Friday, "One does not choose sites for missile defense out of the blue. It's geometry and geography as to how you intercept a missile."
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: FOXNews

  3. "The honourable member for Carshalton and Wallington will also know the controversy that currently surrounds the Intercept Modernisation Programme," said Coaker. "I look forward to his support when we present Intercept Modernisation Programme...
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Vernon Coaker Source: ZDNet UK

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